The Honourable Minister for Transportation, Rt. Hon. Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi has applauded the National Directorate of Employments, NDE, for giving loans to 7,150 Youth and Women in Rivers State, under the Micro Enterprise Enhancement Scheme.
Rt. Hon. Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi, who is collaborating with NDE on the Empowerment initiative, gave the commendation at an event in Port Harcourt, to launch the project.
The Honourable Minister for State, Labour and Employment, Festus Keyamo is the Chief Host of the event, while the Director National Directorate of Employment (NDE), Dr. Nasir Mohammed Ladan Argungu, is host.
Through the NSE’s Micro Enterprise Enhancement Scheme (MEES), over 30,000 Nigerians have been empowered in some States of the Federation, and is intended to go in line with President Buhari’s agenda of eradicating poverty from the poorest of the poor and make them self-reliant